As the director of product management and applications in TI's VoIP business, Fred Zimmerman defines the strategies and products to support the adoption of VoIP in gateways, IP phones, WLAN IP phones, video telephony products and WiFi/Bluetooth solutions.
Previously, Zimmerman served as the Director of Silicon Platform Development for the VoIP business unit. He was also the department manager a business unit developing embedded DSP chipset solutions for storage applications. He has held a variety of engineering and management roles in groups focusing on consumer, PC, and military semiconductor applications during a career spanning 20 years.
Zimmerman has a BS in Computer Science from Regents College and is a Member Emeritus of the group technical staff at TI.